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Live Blog: Nassau Girls Lax Class B Final
We are live from James M. Shuart Stadium at Hofstra for today's Nassau Girls Lacrosse championships.
First up is the Class B final between No. 1 Garden City (17-0) and No. 3 Manhasset (14-3). Garden City, the five-time defending state champs, won the regular season contest 13-6.
FINAL: 15-10 Garden City.
The Trojans win their seventh straight Nassau Claa B title and will play the winner of tomorrow's Suffolk final between Hauppauge and Shoreham-Wading River in the Long Island Class B championship on Saturday at 4 p.m.
Charlotte Avallone scores with 9.6 left.
Fleishhacker nets her second and it's 15-9 Garden City with 2 minutes left.
Majorana makes a great move to freeze Rix (not Sullivan, as originally reported) in her tracks. Perhaps the nicest goal of the day. 15-8 Garden City.
Tarzian with her second of the game, unassisted with 3:33 left. 15-7 Garden City.
Halle Majorana gets on the board with 5:53 left. 14-7 Garden City.
Mikaela Rix gets on the board and the Garden City lead is back at eight, 14-6 Torjans with 7:29 left. Manhasset calls its second imeout adn the starters may start to come off the field.
Jenny Vlahos scores for Manhasset. The teams take their second break of teh day due to the heat index. 13-6 Garden City with 10:38 left.
Cathryn Avallone scores for Manhasset and then comes out. 13-5 Garden City with 13:36 left.
Tarzian with a beautiful pass to Dickinson who nets her second of the game. 13-4 Garden City with 14:03 left.
Bruno scores her fifth and the Trojans have wiped out the head way Manhasset gained early in the second half. 12-4 Garden City with 15:21 left.
McTiernan with her third of the day. 11-4 Garden City with 17:43 left.
Bruno scores her fourth of the game to put the Trojans up 10-4 with 17:55 left.
Glynn with her second of the game and the Indians have scored 3 goals in teh first 2 minutes of the second half. 9-4 Garden City.
Kerri Fleishhacker rips a shot to the top right corner and Manhasset has a pair of quick scores to make it 9-3 with 23:17 left
Weis loses the ball and Charlotte Acallone bounces one past her for a goal.
HALFTIME: Garden City leads 9-1. Word from the trainer is Trojans defender Kate Butcher does not have a broken nose but we're going to try and verify that later. Butcher has been icing her nose after taking a whack in the opening minutes and it does not appear as though she will be able to return to play today.
Halle Majorana fires a shot wide and slams her stick in frustration.
McTiernan scores her second of the game and it's 9-1 Garden City with 1:52 left.
Caroline Tarzian gets on the board with a free position goal. 8-1 Garden City 4:51 left.
Weis makes her fifth save of the game as Manhasset is unable to score yet again. The Indians had a few nice chanes on their last posession but came away empty handed.
Sullivan gets a pass from Bruno and runs down the middle before ripping a shot in for her second of the game. 7-1 Garden City 10:51 left.
A momentary timeout due to the heat index with 11:29 left. Garden City in firm control of all aspects of the game thus far.
Barbara Sullivan nets her first with a nice spin move inside of 8-meters. 6-1 Garden City 13:03 left.
Caterine Dickinson scores from just outside the crease for her first of the game. 5-1 Garden City 16:54 left.
Kelly Weis makes a pair of point blank saves to keep Manhasset at bay.
Sullivan sends a crossing pass to Bruno who nets her third of the game already. 4-1 Garden City 19:03 left.
Manhasset's Julia Glynn scores on a free position and the Indians are on the board. 3-1 Garden City 20:50 left.
Garden City's Kate Butcher takes a whack to the face and is replaced by Charlotte Castronovo. Butcher being tended to on the sideline with what appears to be a bloody nose, waiting for official word.
Sullivan brings it upfield and dishes to Catherine Dickinson who finds Bruno on the doorstep for an easy goal. 3-0 Trojans 22:08 left.
McTiernan sends a pass to Alexandra Bruno who scores and Garden City is up 2-0 less than 90 seconds into the game.
It takes just 16 seconds for Garden City to get on the board as Barbara Sullivan feeds Catherine McTiernan who bounces one for the game's first goal. 1-0